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WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 10: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (L) makes brief remarks before meeting with Judge Brett Kavanaugh in McConnell's office in the U.S. Capitol July 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. U.S. President Donald Trump nominated Kavanaugh to succeed retiring Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy.

McConnell: No Doubt Kavanaugh Will Be Confirmed by End of the Month

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke with Hugh Hewitt Friday on “The Hugh Hewitt Show” and said there was no doubt “whatsoever” Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed by the end of September, adding Kavanaugh is a “stellar nomination.”

Rob Reiner attends Film Independent's conversation with Rob Reiner at Film Independent Screening Room on July 26, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/Getty Images)

Rob Reiner: Donald Trump Is ‘Cancer’

Actor Rob Reiner has become the latest Hollywood figure to compare President Donald Trump to a vicious decease, describing him as a “cancer” on the American Presidency. 

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad gestures during an exclusive interview with AFP in the capital Damascus on February 11, 2016. / AFP / JOSEPH EID (Photo credit should read JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Sanctions Target Assad Trading Link to Islamic State

WASHINGTON — The US Treasury announced sanctions Thursday targeting a network of business groups that supplies fuel to the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad, along with one that handles regime trade with the Islamic State group.

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Trump’s Tight Labor Market Wins U.S. Construction Workers Higher Wages

American construction workers are seeing their wages rise in the blue-collar industry as President Trump’s “Buy American, Hire American” tightened labor market forces business to find and employ disenfranchised U.S. workers, rather than importing foreign workers.